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3 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

In Yemen, Air Strike Kills At Least 25 Suspected Al Qaeda Militants

Air strikes in southern Yemen killed about 25 suspected al Qaeda members on Sunday, local tribal sources said, in the second operation of its kind within two days.

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8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

U.S. drone strike kills 5 terror suspects in Yemen

ADEN, Yemen , April 20 -- Five al-Qaida militants were killed on Sunday morning when a U.S. drone carried out an attack against a terrorist training center in Yemen's southern province of Abyan, a government official told Xinhua.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Reuters

Kidnapped Uzbek doctor freed in northern Yemen: local official

The official told Reuters tribal mediators had succeeded in convincing armed tribesmen to release the doctor, who had been abducted last Sunday from the hospital he worked at in Marib province, east of the capital Sanaa.

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Al Jazeera

'Al-Qaeda fighters' die in Yemen drone strike

The US has stepped up drone strikes as part of a campaign against al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula [EPA] An air strike has killed 13 suspected al-Qaeda fighters in the central Yemeni province of al-Bayda, security and tribal sources said.

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Xinhuanet

U.S. drone kills 21 in Yemen

A U.S. drone raid on early Saturday killed 16 al-Qaida militants and five civilians in Yemen' s southeastern province of al-Bayda, a Yemeni army officer said.

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Nerve News

US drone kills 21 in Yemen

A US drone raid Saturday killed 16 Al Qaeda militants and five civilians in Yemen, an army officer said.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Nation

Is al-Qaeda's new No 2 confident or just crazy?

Al-Qaeda's general manager is a position with a pretty high turnover rate. There was Mustafa Abu al-Yazid, killed in a US drone strike in 2010, Atiyah Abd al-Rahman, killed in a US drone strike in 2011, and Abu Yahya al-Libi, killed in a US drone strike in 2012.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

AVHerald

Yemenia A313 at Sanaa on Apr 14th 2014, engine problems

A Yemenia Airbus A310-300, registration 7O-ADV performing flight IY-514 from Sanaa to Jeddah with about 150 people on board, was climbing out of Sanaa when problems with one of the engines prompted the crew to return to Sanaa for a safe landing about 30 minutes after departure.

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AlertNet

Yemen's foreign minister says will push donors for promised billions in aid

Boys on their way to school walk past a building damaged during protests and clashes in 2011 in Sanaa, Yemen, December 17, 2013.

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National Review Online

Tom Rogan: Taking al-Qaeda's Media Savvy Seriously

In it, the group's leader, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, greets about 100 armed supporters.

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The Free Dictionary

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Aloe vera is a succulent plant species that is found only in cultivation, having no naturally occurring populations, although closely related aloes do occur in northern Africa.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Australians among latest casualties in America's drone war in Yemen

To the ancient Romans, Yemen was Arabia Felix, translating literally as Happy Arabia, but this was wishful thinking on the part of an empire with designs on the rugged, unconquerable land on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula.

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AlertNet

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

The leader of Al Qaeda's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

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The Baltimore Sun

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

The leader of Al Qaeda 's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

ABC News

New York Judge: Jurors Can Hear Imam Praise 9/11

An Egyptian Islamic preacher's statements that "everybody was happy" when the World Trade Center was hit by airplanes can be heard by a jury sitting just blocks from the site of the Sept.

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The Skanner

Jury Selection this Week in NY Trial of Egyptian Preacher

Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a disabled Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to support al-Qaida, in part by trying to create a training camp in Oregon 15 years ago.

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Emirates News Agency

Yemeni Foreign Minister praises relations between his country and the GCC

WAM SANAA, 15th April, 2014 -- Dr. Abu Bakr Al Qirbi, Yemeni Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Saad al-Arifi, the Director of the Gulf Cooperation Council Office in Sanaa, have discussed current developments in the domestic and international arenas and the ongoing preparations for the Friends of Yemen conference to be held in London on 29th of ... (more)

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Reuters

Suspected militants kill deputy governor in central Yemen: officials

Suspected al Qaeda militants shot dead the deputy governor of Yemen's central al-Bayda province on Tuesday, a security official said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Long War Journal

Al Qaeda weapons ship docks in Aden

According to a local Yemeni newspaper, on April 11 al Qaeda militants sailed a ship loaded with weapons into the country's southern port in Aden .

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Lincoln Daily News

Yemen reports first case of deadly MERS-coronavirus

Yemen reported its first case of the deadly MERS coronavirus on Sunday in a further spread of the deadly strain in the Middle East two years after its outbreak in neighboring Saudi Arabia.

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